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Catalog Number 1947.036.182
Object Name Handbill
Scope & Content Handbill for advertising a series of performances by Leon and Cushman's Minstrel Comedy Company at Whitney's Opera House. "James Sherlock" is handwritten in pencil twice on the recto. A puzzle is printed on the verso, as part of a promotion promising free tickets to the first person to solve it. The puzzle has been attempted in pencil. The card is printed in black on tan cardstock.
Date c. 1884
Year Range from 1880
Year Range to 1886
Extent of Description 4.4375" x 3"
Collection Theatre/Theater
Search Terms Whitney's Grand Opera House
Theaters
Minstrel Shows